Curated research library of TV news clips regarding the NSA, its oversight and privacy issues, 2009-2014

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Primary curation & research: Robin Chin, Internet Archive TV News Researcher; using TV News Archive service.

Speakers

Michael Holmes
CNN Anchor and Correspondent, Co-anchor Around the World
CNNW 12/05/2013
Holmes: getting new details about how the national security agency gathers nearly 5 billion, with a B, cell phone records around the world everyday. Those records are put into a huge database that can track the movements of individuals, map their relationships, how they're connected, who they’re calling and creates a web of information. 
Barbara Starr
CNN Pentagon Correspondent
CNNW 12/05/2013
Starr: this web of information. But you know, certainly privacy advocates in the united states and around the world are going to be extremely concerned about this thinking it's another you know, chip away into personal privacy in this cyber age. Holmes: U.S. is not meant to monitor Americans but if you're overseas, you're fair game, they're picking up – they’re vacuuming up all of this traffic, is that right?
Barbara Starr
CNN Pentagon Correspondent
CNNW 12/05/2013
Starr: We're getting into that age where concept of privacy's limited. Holmes: forget about it. Malveaux: They're doing it, but can you fight back? Starr: well, that's a really good question. I don't know. I suppose you can call the NSA and object but you're not going to get very far. Holmes: I want to go on the do not call list. Starr: I don't mean to dismiss the question, it's hugely valid,
Barbara Starr
CNN Pentagon Correspondent
CNNW 12/05/2013
Starr: (If you're trying to call home,) if you’re trying to call your office, we at CNN Around the World, who knows how many cell phone calls we all make a day around the globe to our sources and we don't expect them to be tracked by the government and I think many citizens in other countries don't expect the NSA to be tracking their calls either. Holmes: Yes. Exactly. Talk about Americans being offended but what about those overseas who are apparently fair game? Barbara, always great to see you. Barbara Starr. Your phone is putting out -- you can track the phone just sitting there, you don't have to be on it Malveaux: GPS. true. Not much privacy. Holmes: There is no privacy.
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